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Welwyn Garden City

First floor, Regus (Venture House), 5 Silver Court, Watchmead, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1TS



Welwyn Garden City railway station is served by Great Northern trains between London King’s Cross and Cambridge or Peterborough, as well as stopping services from London Moorgate. It is approximately one mile (25 minutes’ walk) from the Assessment Centre. If walking from the station, exit via the footbridge and footpath towards Broadwater Road and use the public bridleway via Swallowfields and Swallow End to reach Watchmead (see map). If using the bus, exit the railway station via the Howard Centre and follow signs to the bus station in Osborn Way.

For details of rail services, call National Rail Enquiries on 03457 484950 or visit


The entrance to Watchmead is signed from Black Fan Road (B195). The Assessment Centre is located in the ‘Regus’ building, the left of the three buildings in Silver Court. There are two spaces for blue badge holders at the front of the building, otherwise please use the spaces marked ‘Regus’ only. In the event that all the ‘Regus’ spaces are occupied, free on-street parking is usually available in Watchmead or Swiftfields.


Bus routes 201 and 401 stop close to the Assessment Centre in Black Fan Road (B195) and run at approximately half hourly intervals. Alight at the Watchmead bus stops. The journey time by bus from Welwyn Garden City bus station is approximately five minutes.

For details of services, please call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit or

Notes from this Centre

Please note that the Assessment Centre is located on the first floor.

There are 24 steps to the ground floor. If you think that you would have difficulty going down the stairs unaided in the event of an emergency, please ring the Appointments Helpdesk number on the accompanying letter at least two days before your appointment date so we can make alternative arrangements for you.